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Extremist views widespread in England’s classrooms, say teachers

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Scientists develop stretchy robot worms

Pro-Russian trolls have been using reader comments to wield influence, according to researchers

Western news websites 'infiltrated' by pro-Russian trolls - researchers

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Influence operation by pro-Russian trolls ‘infiltrate comments on UK news sites’

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Apple delays launch of child abuse detection tools

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GCHQ uses social media in place of ‘tap on the shoulder’ to recruit cyber spies

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Social media firms ‘not trusted to combat online abuse’

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Branson’s Virgin Galactic grounded pending probe into deviation from airspace

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Apple and Google under pressure from Russia to remove Alexei Navalny’s app

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WhatsApp fined 225 million euro by Irish data protection commissioner

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Apple loosens App Store rules allowing developers to link to external websites

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Code to protect children’s data and privacy online comes into full effect

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What are the standards designed to protect children’s data and privacy online?

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Twitter unveils Safety Mode to temporarily block abuse

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US government asks Tesla for detailed information about how Autopilot works

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Protesters march on Facebook’s London office over nipple images

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Google appeals against £429m French fine in copyright payment dispute

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TikTok rolls out new online safety advice for parents